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Green For Danger

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Tookey's Rating
8 /10
Average Rating
8.75 /10
Alastair Sim , Sally Gray , Trevor Howard
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Directed by: Sidney Gilliat
Written by: Sidney Gilliat, Claude Guerney from Christianna Brand's novel

Released: 1946
Origin: GB
Length: 93


An eccentric detective (Alastair Sim, pictured left) investigates a double murder in a hospital during World War II.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Sim at his incomparable best is ably supported by a fine cast in this adroit comedy-thriller, with the clever script and light touch expected from this undervalued writer-director. Wilkie Cooper contributes apposite cinematography, which skilfully strikes a balance between the comic and the sinister.

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